George Edward Sackett

(1863-1945)
FatherHenry Clay Sackett (1844-1917)
MotherBathsheba Perrin (1841-1925)
George Edward Sackett, farmer, son of Henry Clay Sackett and Bathsheba Perrin, was born in Fenelon Falls, Victoria County, Ontario, CanadaG, on 29 October 1863.1,2 He died aged 81 at Fenelon Falls, Victoria County, OntarioG, on 7 October 19453 and was buried at Fenelon Falls CemeteryG.4 He married at Coboconk, OntarioG, on 20 December 1898, Henrietta "Etta" Black, daughter of Robert Albert Black and Mary Elizabeth Perrin.5 (George gave his age at marriage as 28; he was 34. Etta stated her age to be 22; she was 18.) Henrietta was born in Glenarm, Victoria CountyG, on 4 February 18806 and baptized at St. George's, Cameron, Victoria CountyG, on 8 October 1882.6 She died aged 77 on 11 March 1957 and was buried at Fenelon Falls CemeteryG.4
     In 1871 George was living in Victoria County, OntarioG, in the household of his parents Henry and Bathsheba, and was recorded in the census as George Sackett, aged seven and born in Ontario.7
     In 1881 he was living in Fenelon, Victoria County, Ontario, CanadaG, in the household of his parents Henry and Bathsheba, and was recorded as George E Sackett, a farmer, an American, aged 17.8
     In 1891 he was living in FenelonG in the household of his parents Henry and Bathsheba, and was recorded as George Edward Sackett, aged 24.9
     In 1901 he was living in FenelonG and was recorded as George Sackett, head of household, married, aged 36, born 29 Oct 1864. Living with him were his wife Henretta, 21, and their daughters, Mary, 2, and Bathsheba, aged nine months.10
     In 1911 he was living in FenelonG and was recorded as George Edward Sacket, a farmer, head of household, married, aged 47. Living with him were his wife Henretta, 31, and their children, Mary, 12, Etta Rubina, 7, Annie Maria, 6, and Ennie Eileen, aged four. Their daughter Bathsheba was next door with George's parents, Henry and Bathsheba. There was also a male labourer boarding in the household.11
     In 1921 he was living in FenelonG and was recorded as George Sackett, a self-employed farmer, head of household, married, aged 56 and born in Ontario. He owned his home. Living with him were his wife Henrietta, 42, and their children, Etta, 17, and Ena, aged 14.12
George Edward Sackett (1863–1945), Fenelon Falls Cemetery, Ontario
(Src: Find A Grave, Bev Dowson)

Children of George Edward Sackett and Henrietta "Etta" Black

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. Death record.
  3. "Ontario, Canada, Deaths, 1869–1948", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, George Edward, d. Fenelon, Victoria County, 7 Oct 1945, age 81-11-8, married, b. Ontario, 29 Oct 1863, retired farmer, wife Heneretta Black, father Henry C Sackett b. USA, mother Bathsheba Perrin b. Canada, informant Mrs G E Sackett wife, cause senile decay, bur. Fenelon Falls Cemetery, 9 Oct 1945."
  4. Website Find A Grave.
  5. "Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826–1938", digital image, Ancestry.com, "20 Dec 1898, at Coboconk, Ontario, George Edward Sackett, 28, of Fenelon, b. Darlington, bachelor, farmer, parents Henry Sackett & Bathsheba Parris; to Etta Black, 22, of Fenelon, b. Eldon, spinster, [parents blank]. Witnesses: John Haw, Bethier Drake, both of Coboconk. Licence. By W H Cook, C of E."
  6. Karen Black, http://www3.sympatico.ca/karen.black/ ,.
  7. Canada Census, 1871, database, LDS, FamilySearch, Film 4396621 p 48
    Victoria, Ontario, Canada
    Sackett, Henry, 27, b. U States, married, Dutch
    Sackett, Bethesheba, 30, b. O, married, Dutch
    Sackett, George, 7, b. O, Dutch.
  8. 1881 Canada census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1375879 NA C-13243/130/B/2/3/10
    Fenelon, Victoria North, Ontario
    Henery Sackett, married, American, 38, b. USA, farmer, Church of England
    Bethshabe Sackett, married, female, English, 39, b. Ontario, Church of England
    George E Sackett, American, 17, b. Ontario, farmer, Church of England
    Charles O Sackett, American, 8, b. Ontario, Church of England.
  9. 1891 Canada census, digital image, Ancestry.com, T-6373, Family No 54
    Fenelon, Victoria North, Ontario, 15 Apr 1891
    Sackett, Henry, 46, married, b. US, father b. US, mother b. Eng, Church of England, farmer
    Sackett, Bathsheba, 47, wife, b. O, father b. Eng, mother b. Eng, Church of England
    Sackett, George Edw, 24, single, b. O, father b. US, mother b. O, Church of England
    Sackett, Charles A, 18, single, b. O, father b. US, mother b. O, Church of England.
  10. 1901 Canada census, digital image, Ancestry.com, T-6501/119/g-5/9/76
    Fenelon, Victoria (North), Ontario
    George Sacktt, head, married, 36, b. 29 Oct 1864
    Hen?tta Sacktt, wife, 21, b. 4 Feb 1880
    Mary Sacktt, dau, 2, b. 26 Jul 1898
    Rathsheba Sacktt, dau, 9/12, b. 22 Jun 1900.
  11. 1911 England census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Page 4, Family No 33
    Fenelon, Ontario
    Sacket, George Edward, head, married, b. Oct 1863, 47, b. O, Anglican, farmer
    Sacket, Henretta, wife, b. Feb 1880, 31, b. O, Anglican
    Sacket, Mary, dau, b. Jul 1898, 12, b. O, Anglican
    Sacket, Etta Rubina, dau, b. Nov 1903, 7, b. O, Anglican
    Sacket, Annie Maria, dau, Jan 1905, 6, b. O, Anglican
    Sacket, Ennie Eileen, dau, b. Oct 1907, 4, b. O, Anglican
    Black, William George, boarder, single, b. Apr 1888, 23, b. O, Presbyterian, laborer, odd jobs.
    [Next door to father Henry]
  12. 1921 Canada census, digital image, Ancestry.com, RG 31, folder 93, p. 1
    Fenelon (Township), Victoria, Ontario
    Sackett, George, home owned, head, married, 56, b. Ont, father b. Ont, mother b. Ont, Canadian national, Ch of Eng, farmer, own farm
    Sackett, Henrietta, wife, 42, b. Ont, father b. Ont, mother b. Ont, Canadian national, Ch of Eng
    Sackett, Etta, dau, 17, b. Ont, father b. Ont, mother b. Ont, Canadian national, Ch of Eng
    Sackett, Ena, dau, 14, b. Ont, father b. Ont, mother b. Ont, Canadian national, Ch of Eng, student.
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 24351
Sackett line5th great-grandson of John Sackett of New Haven
ChartsLine 4 (American)
Generation.Tree9Q.4
Last Edited27 Nov 2020
 

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